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8 Signs of Elder Abuse and How to Report Mistreatment

When our family members enter nursing homes, we expect that they will receive reliable care in a safe environment. Unfortunately, far too many senior citizens face abuse and neglect in long-term care facilities.

Washington City Resident, Braydon Nielsen, Dies After Being Struck by Minivan

Braydon E. Nielsen, a Washington City cyclist died after being struck by a white Dodge mini-van Tuesday evening, September 3, 2013, at about 5:45 p.m.  According to news reports, Braydon E. Nielsen was riding his bicycle on Southern Parkway when he was struck by a white minivan that was traveling westbound on Southern Parkway.  According …

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22-Year-Old Woman Died in Ogden Car Crash

According to the Salt Lake Tribune, a 22-year-old woman was killed in a car crash in Ogden, Utah early Sunday morning when a 25-year-old woman driving South on Adams Avenue collided with her.  Our thoughts and prayers are with both of the families involved in this tragic car crash.  http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56813000-78/woman-ogden-crash-died.html.csp Does anyone know the cause …

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Utah Law Enforcement Officers Owe Duty of Care to Fleeing Suspects

The Utah Supreme Court held, on August 6, 2013, that law enforcement officers owe a duty of care to all persons, including fleeing suspects.  Torrie v. Weber County, 2013 UT 48 (2013).   In this case, Deputy Harper, of the Weber County Sheriff’s office, was pursuing a 16 year old boy who had taken the family …

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